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A house is engulfed in flames as firefighters attempt to put it out during the Valley fire in Seigler Springs, California.

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A house is engulfed in flames as firefighters attempt to put it out during the Valley fire in Seigler Springs, California.

Startling images of Pluto from New Horizons...SOL SYSTEM Pluto -- 11 Sep 2015 -- This synthetic perspective view of Pluto, based on the latest high-resolution images to be downlinked from NASAís New Horizons spacecraft, shows what you would see if you were approximately 1,100 miles (1,800 kilometers) above Plutoís equatorial area, looking northeast over the dark, cratered, informally named Cthulhu Regio toward the bright, smooth, expanse of icy plains informally called Sputnik Planum. The entire expanse of terrain seen in this image is 1,100 miles (1,800 kilometers) across. The images were taken as New Horizons flew past Pluto on July 14, 2015, from a distance of 50,000 miles (80,000 kilometers) -- Picture by Atlas Photo Archive/JHUAPL/SwRI/NASA

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This synthetic perspective view of Pluto, based on the latest high-resolution images to be downlinked from NASA‘s New Horizons spacecraft.

A Mutant Vehicle made up like a polar bear drives through the dust during the Burning Man 2015 "Carnival of Mirrors" arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada. Participants from all over the world attend the sold-out festival to spend a week in the remote desert to experience art, music and the unique community that develops

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A Mutant Vehicle made up like a polar bear drives through the dust during the Burning Man 2015 “Carnival of Mirrors” arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada

US World War II veteran Howard Troward salutes as the national anthem is played during a ceremony marking the 70th anniversary of the Allied Forces victory over Japan in the Pacific at the World War II Memorial in Washington, DC.

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US World War II veteran Howard Troward, wearing his bullet-holed helmet, salutes as the national anthem is played during a ceremony marking the 70th anniversary of the Allied Forces victory over Japan in the Pacific at the World War II Memorial in Washington, DC.

U.S. President Barack Obama views Bear Glacier on a boat tour of Kenai Fjords National Park in Seward, Alaska

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U.S. President Barack Obama views Bear Glacier on a boat tour of Kenai Fjords National Park in Seward, Alaska. Obama is on a three day visit to Americas most northern state

A trader gestures on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange at the start of the trading day in New York, New York, USA,on Monday. Global markets have been reacting to the economic situation in China and the Dow Jones Industrial average followed that trend losing 1,000 points in early trading

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A trader gestures on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange at the start of the trading day in New York, New York, USA,on Monday. Global markets have been reacting to the economic situation in China and the Dow Jones Industrial average followed that trend losing 1,000 points in early trading before recovering

Miami Marlins' Dee Gordon slides safely past Milwaukee Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy during the fifth inning of a baseball game in Milwaukee.

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Miami Marlins’ Dee Gordon slides safely past Milwaukee Brewers’ catcher Jonathan Lucroy during the fifth inning of a baseball game in Milwaukee.

 A DC-10 firefighting aircraft drops fire retardant on a ridge in front of the Rocky Fire on August 3, 2015 near Clearlake, California. Nearly 3,000 firefighters are battling the Rocky Fire that has burned over 60,000 acres has forced the evacuation of 12,000 residents in Lake County. The fire is currently 12 percent contained and has destroyed at least 14 homes. 6,300 homes are threatened by the fast moving  blaze

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A DC-10 firefighting aircraft drops fire retardant on a ridge in front of the Rocky Fire near Clearlake, California. Nearly 3,000 firefighters are battling the Rocky Fire that has burned over 60,000 acres has forced the evacuation of 12,000 residents in Lake County

Firefighter Joe Darr douses flames of the Rocky fire along Highway 20 near Clearlake, California. Thousands of firefighters battled raging wildfires on August 2 in drought-parched California, where officials evacuated entire neighborhoods and closed miles of highway in the path of the inferno, which has claimed at least one life.

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Firefighter Joe Darr douses flames of the Rocky fire along Highway 20 near Clearlake, California. Thousands of firefighters battled raging wildfires in drought-parched California, where entire neighborhoods have been evacuated

People riding an attraction are silhouetted as the sun sets beyond Worlds of Fun amusement park in Kansas City, Mo

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People riding an attraction are silhouetted as the sun sets beyond Worlds of Fun amusement park, in Kansas City, Mo.

A firefighter battles a spot fire at the Rocky Fire in Lake County, California

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A firefighter battles a spot fire at the Rocky Fire in Lake County, California 

A wall of flames lurches over a ridge as a resident of Morgan Valley Road near Lower Lake, California, prepares to evacuate because of the 3,000 acre Rocky Fire that has taken hold in Lake County.

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A wall of flames lurches over a ridge as a resident of Morgan Valley Road near Lower Lake, California, prepares to evacuate because of the 3,000 acre Rocky Fire that has taken hold in Lake County.

oil pumping jacks and drilling pads

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A general view shows oil pumping jacks and drilling pads at the Kern River Oil Field where the principle operator is the Chevron Corporation in Bakersfield, California. The field is the third largest in California, fifth largest in the United States and relies mainly on the steam injection method to extract the crude oil.

A long-distance swimmer dives into the Atlantic Ocean at dawn, Friday, July 24, 2015, in Falmouth, Maine. The woman is part of a group that regularly starts their day with a 2-mile swim. Many of the swimmers keep a float tethered to their bodies for safety

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A long-distance swimmer dives into the Atlantic Ocean at dawn on Friday, in Falmouth, Maine. The woman is part of a group that regularly starts their day with a 2-mile swim

Fisherman cast their lines off a jetty in the early morning hours as dark clouds loom over the Atlantic Ocean, Tuesday, July 21, 2015, in Bal Harbour, Fla.

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Fisherman cast their lines off a jetty in the early morning hours as dark clouds loom over the Atlantic Ocean on Tuesday, in Bal Harbour, Florida

Lightning strikes during a thunderstorm in Las Vegas, Nevada. The monsoon storm dropped heavy rain and hail in parts of the valley causing street flooding and power outages

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Lightning strikes during a thunderstorm in Las Vegas, Nevada. The monsoon storm dropped heavy rain and hail in parts of the valley causing street flooding and power outages

The moon rises as people sit on rides at the State Fair Meadowlands, in East Rutherford, N.J.

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The moon rises as people sit on rides at the State Fair Meadowlands, in East Rutherford, N.J.

Mass lightning bolts light up night skies by the Daggett airport from monsoon storms passing over the high deserts early Wednesday, north of Barstow, California July 1, 2015. Picture taken using long exposure

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Mass lightning bolts light up night skies by the Daggett airport from monsoon storms passing over the high deserts early Wednesday, north of Barstow, California

A Los Angeles City Fire helicopter drops water on a wildfire in Santa Clarita, Calif. About 1,000 people have been evacuated from homes as a 100-acre wildfire burns through brushy canyonlands north of Los Angeles

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A Los Angeles City Fire helicopter drops water on a hillside fire in Santa Clarita, Calif. About 1,000 people have been evacuated from homes as a 100-acre wildfire burns through brushy canyonlands north of Los Angeles.

A combine makes a turn while harvesting in a wheat field near Mt. Hope, Kansas, USA.

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A combine makes a turn while harvesting in a wheat field near Mt. Hope, Kansas, USA>